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August 14, 2013

the wee djs – Missing

Missing is another fine EP of raw, unbridled electro from the Scottish musician Dave Paton under his the wee djs guise.

August 13, 2013

Geistform, live at The Dark Side Of The Moog 19.08.2012

Stream Geistform’s excellent rhythmic noise/electro set at last year’s The Dark Side of the Moog

August 13, 2013

Paula Temple – Colonized on R&S Records

Our man Ursa gives us his review of Paula Temple’s debut release ‘Colonized’ on legendary label R&S

August 13, 2013

Laica – August 2013

Laica’s 10 fave releases for August 2013. ft. Larry Crywater, Jeremy Bible, Decimus, Mika Vainio, Yves De May, Sagat, Marina Rosenfield, Rashad Becker…

August 12, 2013

Rivet recorded live at Berghain on 4 decks, August 20th

Rivet shares an hour of 4 deck action recorded at Berlin’s Berghain

August 08, 2013

Derlich tore Manchester a new one at Ritual 2013-08-03

Derlich, recorded live at Ritual, Manchester August 3rd, 2013 – techno of the most brutal noise kind

August 08, 2013

Watch Black Sea of Trees by ambient metal duo Northumbria

watch ambient metal duo Northumbria’s new video ‘Black Sea of Trees’ – inspired by the myth of the Aokigahara, Japan’s haunted forest of death

August 07, 2013

the noises of Shoom from HTMLoser

Drone’y, electro-acoustic noises from HTMLoser – an unknown producer we think is Russian.

August 06, 2013

Mantis Radio 136 + Texture

On Mantis Radio this week Black Lantern Music’s Texture provides the guest session, and we play new music from Perc & Truss, Fuck Buttons, Corax, Mark Broom, Tessela, Violetshaped / JK FLESH…

August 05, 2013

this week on Mantis Radio, Texture, in session

this week on Mantis Radio – Scotland’s Bram E. Gieben AKA Texture co-owner of Black Lanterns Music

August 05, 2013

preview Si Begg’s forthcoming LP – ‘Permission to Explode’

hear a two minute preview of Si Begg’s forthcoming ‘Permission To Explode’ LP coming in September on Addictech.

August 01, 2013

preview new Rodz Konez – Corax returns with ‘Vraith’

Corax returns to Rodz Konez with ‘Vraith’

August 01, 2013

Hoth System ‘Always Be Closing’

Download a fresh no-messing slab of techno from Belfast’s Hoth System.

August 01, 2013

netlabel Zimmer Records release compilation ‘one hundred’

After 8 years – Cologne’s Zimmer Records reaches their 100th release. We take a listen to the 23 tracks within.

July 31, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 026 + Hoffman

From the Darkfloor archive vault comes this mix recorded by Hoffman in 2009.

July 30, 2013

ATILLLA returns with new EP IV

The Portuguese artist ATILLLA returns with 4th EP – IV – music a bit out there, raw round the edges, and less conventional.

July 30, 2013

Scanone – Scenes EP on Yellow Machines

Picking apart the press release – Ursa plays witness to and reviews Scanone’s latest EP on Yellow Machines – ‘Scenes’

July 30, 2013

the Manifest Darkfloor mix by DVNT

two hours for Manifest – a current snapsnot of ‘Darkfloor’ sounds – taking in techno, electro, halfstep, broken bass and grime.

July 29, 2013

DVNT – July 2013

DVNT’s 10 track pick for July 2013. ft. Mika Vainio, Violetshaped, House of Black Lanterns / Unsubscribe, Ingen, Savagen, Paul Woolford, Gantz, Sleeper…

July 29, 2013

Watch ‘Jugger’ from power noise technoid abstractionists Sturqen.

power noise technoid abstractionists Sturqen unleash video taken from new album ‘Neophobia’.

July 29, 2013

Listen to R21’s take on Kraftwerk’s Musique Non Stop.

British electro producer R21 shares his take on Kraftwerk’s Musique Non Stop. Free download.

July 24, 2013

Mantis Radio 135 + Go Hiyama

On Mantis Radio this week Japanese techno from Go Hiyama. Prior to his mix, hear new music from Mika Vainio, Factory Floor, dBridge, Alex Smoke, + more.

July 23, 2013

Paula Temple recorded live at Berlin’s Berghain – 2013-07-13

A recording of Paula Temple’s recent set at Earth’s chapel of techno – Berghain.

July 23, 2013

preview Realmz forthcoming ‘Articulated Oblivion’ EP

Due out next week is the first release for Internal Realmz the label of Robert D’Atri AKA Realmz from Sonic Groove.

July 22, 2013

Developer shares a pacey 3 turntable techno mix from ’99

LA’s Developer shares a fast paced 3 deck techno mix of his from ’99 – recorded as a promotional tape for a Downwards gig.

July 22, 2013

on Mantis Radio this week – Japanese techno ambassador Go Hiyama

On Mantis Radio this week – a guest session from Japanese techno ambassador Go Hiyama.

July 19, 2013

Bombardier live at Subliminal Cinema, Oakland 13.07.2013

Recorded live at Subliminal Cinema, Oakland – this is Bombardier and his industrial hard electro techno sound.

July 19, 2013

Step ‘Into the Rabbithole’ with ValkyR

step ‘Into the Rabbithole’ with ValkyR “a wonderful trip into textured leafs of IDM, dark ambient and experimental electronica”

July 16, 2013

Dave Clarke’s set at Awakenings 2013

Techno’s Baron – Dave Clarke – uploads and shares his Awakenings 2013 set from June.

July 16, 2013

Hidden Summer – Regis Mix Tape

Downwards present Regis’ take on summer with his ‘Hidden Summer’ mix tape

July 15, 2013

Mantis Radio 134x + Casual Violence + Death Abyss

Mantis Radio take over Sunil Sharpe’s show on Dublin’s RTE 2fm with a guest mix from Casual Violence AND an interview with Death Abyss.

July 15, 2013

CHART / Ursa – 07.2013

Ursa’s 10 track pick for July 2013. ft. The Bug, Terence Fixmer / Regis, H-Sik, Mr Jones, SwamiMillion, Marcel Fengler, MMOTHS / Unknown, EAN, Lone, Lithia

July 15, 2013

CHART / Ursa – 06.2013

Ursa’s 10 track pick for June 2013. ft. Boards of Canada, Siriusmo, Consequence, Renaissance Man, Tipper, Myler, Pangaea, Powell, Troubled Minds Cabin Crew

July 12, 2013

it’s a Mantis Radio RTE 2fm takeover of Sunil Sharpe’s show this weekend

Mantis Radio is taking over Sunil Sharpe’s show on Dublin’s RTE 2fm this weekend with a guest mix from Casual Violence AND an interview with Death Abyss.

July 12, 2013

Roll the Dice – In Dubs on The Leaf Label

Pole reworks into his characteristic dubbed texture 3 tracks from the Swedish duo Roll The Dice’s album In Dust.

July 11, 2013

Dekode (Ontal) has dark electro EP on route feat. Nonima & Datacrashrobot

Dekode (Ontal) has dark electro EP on route on Pripyat – feat. remixes from Nonima & Datacrashrobot.